The first main music industry figure to speak highly of Harry Fraud was Simon Cowell, nonetheless it wasn’t in response for an American Idol performance. Rather, Cowell noticed the rap producer’s are he strolled up to simply accept a 2010 International Emmy Honor. The AI judge and label professional was therefore impressed that he ceased his speech to really have the music replayed and proclaimed, “That is clearly a strike record.” Blessed and elevated in Brooklyn, Scams (true name Rory William Quigley) began composing music for the International Emmy Awards a couple of years previously, and it wasn’t until 2009 and 2010 that he really broke through with productions for French Montana and Lil’ Stop. French Montana’s “Shot Caller,” released in 2011, exemplified the youthful beat-maker’s mix of hard-hitting and lackadaisical characteristics and shown his understanding of hip-hop background. During the period of the following couple of years, Fraud’s profile elevated through wide-ranging collaborations with Curren$con, Body fat Trel, Prodigy, Wiz Khalifa, and Ab-Soul. He was specifically prolific in 2013, a calendar year in which produces from Funkmaster Flex, the Weeknd, and Talib Kweli highlighted his function. Additionally, he create his Surf College label (aka SRFSCHL), remixed Sam Smith’s “Nirvana,” created the entirety of Actions Bronson’s Saaab Tales EP, collaborated with Eddie B for the Hp EP, and released Royal Hand (a couple of instrumentals), Adrift (a mixtape), and Large Tide (for Scion A/V). The next year brought paths for Extra fat Trel, Designs P, and Riff Raff, amongst others.